Prerequisites to apply for the major include a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA over at least two (2) semesters at Cornell University; and grades of C or higher in at least three (3) of the following courses to ensure foundational mathematical and statistical ability:
Calculus I and II (MATH 1110 & 1120)
Biological Statistics I (STSCI 2200/BTRY 3010) or equivalent
See below for a list of core requirements, or view this PDF, which includes core requirements, suggested electives, and general information about the Biometry and Statistics/Statistical Science major.
Download the application to affiliate with the major in Statistical Science. This major is open only to students in the College of Arts & Sciences.
To complete the required Core coursework, in addition to the Statistical Theory courses, other Statistical Applications Courses may be considered by consent of the student's advisor.